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    Neuroscience in the Public Sphere

    O'Connor, Cliodhna and Rees, Geraint and Joffe, Helene (2012) Neuroscience in the Public Sphere. Neuron, 74 (2). pp. 220-226. ISSN 1097-4199

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    The media are increasingly fascinated by neuroscience. Here, we consider how neuroscientific discoveries are thematically represented in the popular press and the implications this has for society. In communicating research, neuroscientists should be sensitive to the social consequences neuroscientific information may have once it enters the public sphere.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: Neuroscience; Public Sphere;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Science and Engineering > Psychology
    Item ID: 6617
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    Depositing User: Cliodhna O'Connor
    Date Deposited: 24 Nov 2015 16:49
    Journal or Publication Title: Neuron
    Publisher: Elsevier
    Refereed: Yes
    Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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